Jorge Luis García, PhD

Quintiles Fellow, Schaeffer Center
Assistant Professor, Clemson University
Visiting Research Fellow, Social Science Research Institute at Duke University
Visiting Research Fellow, Institute of Behavior and Inequality (briq), University of Bonn

Jorge Luis García, PhD's Bio

Dr. García is a labor and applied microeconomist.  He is an Assistant Professor in the John E. Walker Department of Economics at Clemson University.  He graduated summa cum laude with a BA from CIDE, a Mexican research center specializing in Economics.  He obtained a MA and a PhD in Economics from the University of Chicago.  Dr. García is also a Visiting Research Fellow in the Social Science Research Institute at Duke University and the Institute of Behavior and Inequality (briq) at the University of Bonn.  He has taught econometrics and labor economics at the graduate and undergraduate level.  He is interested in combining the creation of novel datasets with economic and econometric methods to design, understand, and evaluate public and social policies.  His publications and research projects are in labor and education economics and in economic demography and history

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